Cyclones : background, history and impact [E-Book] / Terrance G. LaBeau, editor.
LaBeau, Terrance G.
New York : Nova Science Publishers, 2009
ix, 269 pages : illustrations (some col.), maps (some col.).
Natural disaster research, prediction and mitigation series
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Table of Contents:
  • Cyclones: facts and history / Hurricane Research Division
  • The ability of climate models to generate tropical cyclones: implications for prediction / Kevin Walsh
  • Effect of uncertainties in modeling tropical cyclones on pricing excess of loss reinsurance / Siamak Daneshvaran, Robert E. Morden
  • The impacts of an increase in tropical cyclone activity on tourism in Mauritius / Sobhee Sanjeev
  • Cyclone Nargis and Burma's constitutional referendum / Michael F. Martin, Rhoda Margesson.